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  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Title - 'Pioneer V sun satellite sets radio record'.

    Cape Canaveral. Florida, United States of America (USA).

    Various shot of the Pioneer V satellite having its paddlewheel solar recharging cells attached for the launching.

    Various shot of the launching of the satellite, which is carried by a Thor-Able three-stage rocket.

    Good shots exterior and interior of the Jodrell Bank telescope in Cheshire, which is tracing the Pioneer's path.

    Various shots of radar screens in California and Los Angeles receiving signals from the satellite.

    Various shots of Dr Adolf Teale as he explains that Pioneer's transmitters can be controlled from the earth when it is fifty million miles away.

    Cataloguer's note: American commentary.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    84701
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2944.38
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:26:00 / 01:52:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 3320 H
    Sort Number:
    UN 3320 H
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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